The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 46 40 63
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs citing IBM 8 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.68% 3.75% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.67% 7.69% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 4
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
IBM
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Vendors Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
218 234 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 45.89% 48.75% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 179 208 231
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

IBM
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IBM across the Liverpool region.

IBM Salary Trend in Liverpool

IBM
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IBM across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

IBM Salary Histogram in Liverpool

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM.

1 26 (81.25%) ITIL
2 16 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 15 (46.88%) Service Management
4 13 (40.63%) Windows
5 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 12 (37.50%) HP
6 11 (34.38%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
7 10 (31.25%) MCITP
7 10 (31.25%) PKI
7 10 (31.25%) HP SIM
7 10 (31.25%) Server Monitoring
7 10 (31.25%) SAN
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (31.25%) Firewall
7 10 (31.25%) IPsec
7 10 (31.25%) Dell
7 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
7 10 (31.25%) Kerberos
7 10 (31.25%) NFS
7 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
7 10 (31.25%) DNS
7 10 (31.25%) MCSE
7 10 (31.25%) LDAP
7 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
7 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
7 10 (31.25%) .NET
8 8 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (25.00%) NAS
8 8 (25.00%) Mainframe

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Liverpool region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (21.88%) CICS
2 1 (3.13%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 10 (31.25%) SAN
1 10 (31.25%) Firewall
1 10 (31.25%) IPsec
1 10 (31.25%) Kerberos
1 10 (31.25%) TCP/IP
1 10 (31.25%) DNS
1 10 (31.25%) LDAP
2 8 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Query Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (3.13%) Infinispan
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP
2 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
1 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Advertising
3 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Technical Support
2 9 (28.13%) Technical Specialist
3 8 (25.00%) Storage Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Services Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (3.13%) COBOL Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) TM1 Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Development Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (3.13%) JSON
3 1 (3.13%) Velocity
3 1 (3.13%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) OpenLaszlo
3 1 (3.13%) CSS3
3 1 (3.13%) HornetQ
3 1 (3.13%) CSS
3 1 (3.13%) J2EE
3 1 (3.13%) HTML
3 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) PKI
2 8 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) zOS
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) HPUX
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX
5 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (81.25%) ITIL
2 16 (50.00%) Problem Management
3 15 (46.88%) Service Management
4 10 (31.25%) Server Monitoring
5 4 (12.50%) ITSM
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) Analytics
6 1 (3.13%) ETL
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) PowerShell
2 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.13%) COBOL
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (31.25%) MCITP
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (31.25%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 10 (31.25%) NFS
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) HP SIM
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) MOM
3 1 (3.13%) Netcool
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 12 (37.50%) HP
2 10 (31.25%) Dell
3 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.13%) Tableau
4 1 (3.13%) Talend
4 1 (3.13%) WSO2
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Cognos
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Remedy